Sports Authority of India to conduct a three-week online Refresher Course for coaches in August 2021

Sports Authority of India (SAI) is set to conduct a three-week Online Refresher Course for coaches in the month of August 2021. Read on to get more information about the program.

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Sports Authority of India (SAI) will conduct a three-week online Refresher Course for Coaches under the Coach Education Program. This program will be through the SAI's Academic Wing NSNIS, Patiala, and its Regional Academic Centers. There are 8 sports disciplines including Kabaddi announced for this course. This course will be for coaches working in SAI and different State/Union Territories, Government Organizations/Agencies/Qualified Individual Coaches who meet the eligibility requirements. 

Eligibility Requirement for the Online Refresher Course for Coaches

  • Diploma in Sports Coaching (1 Year) from SAI Netaji Subhas National Institute of Patiala/Bangalore/Kolkata/Thiruvanathapuram/Recognized Institute/ University
  • Minimum Two years Coaching/Teaching experience in the discipline

Application Form Details

  • The Application form can be downloaded from the Sports Authority of India NS NIS Patiala Website-
  • The complete filled form along with the application fee of Rs. 1000 and all the above-mentioned Eligibility Requirement documents to be mailed to the email ID-
  • The minimum number of candidates for any sports discipline is 20, if the candidates are less than the minimum number, the course will not be conducted
  • Incomplete forms, applications without the eligibility documents, applications without the application fee, applications received after the due date- will be rejected
  • Last date for submission of Applications- 2nd August 2021

Fee Structure

  • Course Fee: Rs. 5000
  • Administrative Charges: Rs. 2000
  • Total Fee per Candidate: Rs. 7000